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Sri Lanka: Heads of State: 1948-1972


All Heads of State in the following index are also Heads of State in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and other realms and territories.
By the Grace of God, of Great Britain, Ireland and the British Dominions beyond the Seas King, Defender of the Faith, Emperor of India
4 Feb 1948 - 22 Jun 1948 George VI
By the Grace of God, of Great Britain, Ireland and the British Dominions beyond the Seas King, Defender of the Faith
22 Jun 1948 - 6 Feb 1952 George VI (x)
By the Grace of God, of Great Britain, Ireland and the British Dominions beyond the Seas Queen, Defender of the Faith
6 Feb 1952 - 29 May 1953 Elizabeth II
Queen of Ceylon and of Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth
29 May 1953 - 22 May 1972 Elizabeth II (x)
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